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RADIO APARTMENT 22: GWANGJU 2008

RADIO APARTMENT 22: GWANGJU 2008

Last Sunday, September 6th, Nicole Caruth posted information about the 7th Gwangju Biennale. As a compliment to the events and festivities surrounding the Biennale, Abdellah Karroum will present RADIO APARTMENT …

Raymond Pettibon, "No Title (Mimicked in its)”, 2001. Pen and acrylic and ink on paper. Courtesy of Regen Projects.

Raymond Pettibon at Regen Projects

Raymond Pettibon at Regen Projects

On September 13, 2008, Regen Projects in Santa Monica, California will open the first segment of a two-part exhibition dedicated to works by Raymond Pettibon (Season 2). Part I, entitled Seminal Work (1978-1988), is on view …

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New guest blogger: Erin Riley-Lopez

New guest blogger: Erin Riley-Lopez

Thanks to our very own Mary Cook for her thoughtful posts on all things art and exhibitions. Our friends at C-Monster even called her entry A Cult, Some Vegans, A …

Jenny Holzer, Guggenheim Museum, 1989. Courtesy Guggenheim Museum.

Jenny Holzer Coming to Guggenheim

Jenny Holzer Coming to Guggenheim

As Carol Vogel of the New York Times reported, Season 4 artist Jenny Holzer will be illuminating the façade of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum starting September 26. The work …

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Letter from London

Letter from London: Lackluster Blockbuster

Letter from London

Letter from London: Lackluster Blockbuster

Assuming they couldn’t speak our language, read our minds, develop a communicable form of sign language, or were made out of gas, a good way for aliens to gauge the …

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Letter from London

New blog features!

Letter from London

New blog features!

In addition to our new guest blogger for the next fortnight, whom you will learn more about soon, we are pleased to introduce a new regular column to the blog. …

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Freeway Balconies Extended!

Freeway Balconies Extended!

Plan to be in Berlin anytime soon? If so, you are in luck – the exhibition Freeway Balconies, at the Deutsche Guggenheim has been extended and will not close until …

Joachim Schoenfeldt, Four Musicians (moo, roar, chee-ow, yeeeoh), 2008. (detail of installation view, Gwangju Biennale Hall). Taxidermied animals, original composition for four musicians, pedestal. Courtesy the artist and Gallery AOP, Johannesburg Photograph: James Merle Thomas.

Gwangju Biennale

Gwangju Biennale

Opening events are underway for Annual Report: A Year in Exhibitions, the 7th Gwangju Biennale. Under the artistic direction of Okwui Enwezor, (and co-curated by Hyunjin Kim and Ranjit Hoskote) …

Mike Kelley, "Day Is Done" (2007). Film still. COurtesy Mike Kelley Studios.

Mike Kelley’s Day Is Done at PICA

Mike Kelley’s Day Is Done at PICA

The Portland Institute for Contemporary Art is showing Mike Kelley’s new work Day Is Done as part of selection of films put together with the Northwest Film Center.  The program …

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Matthew Ritchie | “The Morning Line”

Matthew Ritchie | “The Morning Line”

EXCLUSIVE: Matthew Ritchie discusses his upcoming exhibition The Morning Line (2008) in his New York studio, with animated architectural schematics of the installation. The Morning Line will be on view …

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Teaching with Contemporary Art

Shooting in Broad Daylight

Teaching with Contemporary Art

Shooting in Broad Daylight

Many teachers I met over the summer had some connection to teaching photography or working with a variety of students who are photographers (for example, in an AP Studio Art …

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A Cult, Some Vegans, A Ballet, Oh My!

A Cult, Some Vegans, A Ballet, Oh My!

What do you get when you mix religious overtones, memories of a few former vegan college roommates, comic book-inspired heroes and elegant ballerinas prancing around the stage in funny costumes? …

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Laylah Ali at DeCordova

Laylah Ali at DeCordova

Laylah Ali: Notes/Drawings/Untitled Afflictions is currently on view at the DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park. Ali’s new group of drawings and “notes” on display are scrawled vignettes derived from a …